Mold Damage Emergency Tips

What you can do until help arrives

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Mold can rapidly begin to grow and spread throughout your residential or commercial property in the Sunland/Tujunga area in as little as 48 hours. In some cases, a small water leak or even excessive humidity is all it takes for a mold infestation to begin to form. SERVPRO of Sunland/Tujunga has the training, experience, and equipment necessary to properly remediate any size mold infestation you might experience. If you suspect or have discovered a mold problem in your home or business, don't hesitate to give our team a call.

Take a second to check out these Mold Damage Tips down below to see what you can do until help arrives.

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If you have a mold problem in your home or business, consider the following facts:

  • Significant mold growth can occur in 48-72 hours.
  • Mold may present a greater risk to children, the elderly, and anyone with respiratory problems.
  • A strong, musty odor may indicate hidden mold behind drywall or under carpeting.

What to Do:

  • Stay out of affected areas.
  • Turn off the HVAC system and fans.
  • Contact SERVPRO of Sunland, Tujunga, Sylmar, San Fernando, Van Nuys North for mold remediation services.

What Not to Do:

  • Don’t touch or disturb the mold.
  • Don’t blow air across any surfaces with visible or suspected mold growth.
  • Don’t attempt to dry the area yourself.
  • Don’t spray bleach or other disinfectants on the mold.

Mold Remediation Services

If you suspect that your home or business has a mold problem, SERVPRO of Sunland, Tujunga, Sylmar, San Fernando, Van Nuys North has the training, equipment, and expertise to handle the situation.

We are proud to serve our local communities:

  • Sunland
  • Tujunga
  • Sun Valley
  • Lake View Terrace
  • Los Angeles